FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 18 Oct 2017 14:54:54 -07:00PSG beats Anderlecht 4-0 to keep lead in Group B, 18 Oct 2017 21:26:42 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain needed less than three minutes to stamp its authority on its Champions League match against Anderlecht, before coasting to a 4-0 victory over the Belgian champion on Wednesday. opposition governors boycott swearing in ceremony, 18 Oct 2017 21:21:08 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's opposition boycotted a swearing-in ceremony Wednesday for governors held by the all-powerful, pro-government constitutional assembly following disputed elections largely won by ruling party candidates. Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to retire next year, 18 Oct 2017 21:31:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Kenneth Chenault, one of the most prominent black corporate leaders and long-time chairman and CEO of American Express, is stepping down next year, the company announced Wednesday. slam GOP budget on taxes, health care cuts, 18 Oct 2017 21:12:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led Senate rejected Democratic attempts to spare health programs for the poor and elderly from cuts, absorbing political hits as the price for advancing a $4 trillion budget plan that's a crucial step in the GOP's drive to rewrite the tax code later this year. Confederate statue vandalized on successive nights, 18 Oct 2017 21:02:47 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Confederate statue in Virginia has been vandalized for the second night in a row. guard describes getting shot before Las Vegas massacre, 18 Oct 2017 21:23:30 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The gunman who unleashed the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history first wounded an unsuspecting hotel security guard in a hallway who promptly radioed for help, according to a TV interview broadcast Wednesday with the guard and a hotel building engineer whose life he is credited with saving. labors to beat Sporting 2-1 in Champions League, 18 Oct 2017 20:52:29 GMTTURIN, Italy (AP) — Juventus' defensive frailties were again exposed as it labored to a 2-1 win at home to Sporting Lisbon in the Champions League on Wednesday. throws away 2-goal lead, draws 3-3 with Roma, 18 Oct 2017 21:12:16 GMTLONDON (AP) — Chelsea threw away a two-goal lead against Roma before recovering to draw 3-3 in the Champions League on Wednesday as the Group C leaders' defensive vulnerability was exposed again. again blasts NFL over players kneeling during anthem, 18 Oct 2017 21:07:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem. flowers create blue halo to say hello to foraging bees, 18 Oct 2017 21:16:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Some flowers have found a nifty way to get the blues.'s family sues over fatal Minnesota school blast, 18 Oct 2017 21:41:23 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The family of a school receptionist is suing over an explosion that killed her at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis this summer. orders government to allow abortion for immigrant, 18 Oct 2017 21:05:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A judge has ordered the federal government to allow a pregnant 17-year old immigrant who entered the country illegally to undergo an abortion. Latest: Shooting suspect accused of workplace threats, 18 Oct 2017 21:12:11 GMTEDGEWOOD, Md. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at an office park in northeastern Maryland (all times local): underway for gunman in Maryland office park shooting, 18 Oct 2017 21:18:18 GMTEDGEWOOD, Md. (AP) — A gunman shot five of his co-workers at a Maryland office park Wednesday, killing three of them and setting off a manhunt along the I-95 Northeast corridor, authorities said.'s Macaroni Grill files for bankruptcy protection, 18 Oct 2017 21:35:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The owner of Romano's Macaroni Grill filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Wednesday, blaming its falling fortunes on the changing tastes of diners who increasingly don't want to eat at sit-down restaurant chains. supply glitch? How Chad wound up on travel ban list, 18 Oct 2017 21:39:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say an office supply issue was a major reason the African nation of Chad was hit with travel restrictions by the United States. United beats Benfica after young goalkeeper's mistake, 18 Oct 2017 21:49:39 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Manchester United took advantage of an embarrassing mistake by the youngest goalkeeper ever to play in the Champions League to beat Benfica 1-0 and maintain its three-point lead in Group A on Wednesday. Highlights, 18 Oct 2017 21:42:52 GMT___ lawmakers pass law obliging citizens to uncover faces, 18 Oct 2017 21:48:26 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Quebec legislators passed a religious neutrality bill Wednesday that will oblige citizens to uncover their faces while giving and receiving state services, triggering criticism that the law targets Muslim women. seeks big pension changes to stem tide of red ink, 18 Oct 2017 21:04:06 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Most of Kentucky's future public employees would not get guaranteed pension payments under a deal announced Wednesday by the state's Republican leaders who are trying to salvage one of the worst-funded public retirement systems in a country where many such plans are hopelessly underfunded. Exclusive: Training on vet suicides set at Nevada prisons, 18 Oct 2017 21:34:46 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — Four months after he enlisted in the U.S. Army at 18, John Morse IV was on the front lines in Iraq training the sights of laser range finders on combat targets to be shelled. Sheriff, lawmaker pushed to stop cheerleader protest, 18 Oct 2017 21:00:44 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A powerful lawmaker texted a Georgia sheriff, recounting with pride how they pressured a university president to take action after black cheerleaders knelt during the national anthem at a football game. urges UN to adopt Trump's comprehensive approach to Iran, 18 Oct 2017 20:54:18 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley urged the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday to adopt the Trump administration's comprehensive approach to Iran and address all aspects of its "destructive conduct" — not just the 2015 nuclear deal. defends Comey firing, dodges questions on Trump, 18 Oct 2017 21:32:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions strongly defended President Donald Trump's firing of James Comey, but at a Senate hearing Wednesday repeatedly declined to discuss private conversations with the president about the dismissal, frustrating Democratic lawmakers who wanted to link the firing of the FBI director to a broader inquiry into Russian election meddling. Tour event moving to Kentucky, 18 Oct 2017 20:54:32 GMTNICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The PGA Tour is bringing a regular tournament to Kentucky for the first time in nearly 60 years. Latest: Target of beheading plot praises guilty verdict, 18 Oct 2017 21:09:32 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a man charged with plotting to behead a conservative blogger on behalf of the Islamic State group (all times local): Menendez staffer testifies in his defense at trial, 18 Oct 2017 21:44:45 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former staffer for New Jersey's U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez has given testimony at his bribery trial that differs from the prosecution's version of events. Carolina deal would expand transgender protections, 18 Oct 2017 21:06:43 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's governor launched a two-part strategy that could end protracted litigation over the state's so-called bathroom bill and its replacement. quest to visit all 50 states: How many have you seen?, 18 Oct 2017 21:50:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — I recently reached a goal that I've been working on for most of my life: I visited all 50 states. governor concerned over plan on fuels such as ethanol, 18 Oct 2017 20:50:45 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's Republican governor says President Donald Trump and the head of the Environmental Protection Agency told her they're committed to a federal program mandating that biofuels such as corn-based ethanol be blended into gasoline and diesel. trustees fire athletic director Tom Jurich, 18 Oct 2017 21:08:22 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jurich in the wake of its involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball. cuts 350 jobs, mostly in Orlando and San Diego, 18 Oct 2017 21:35:57 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — SeaWorld is cutting 350 positions as the company's parks deal with declining attendance. seeks Brexit momentum with promise to EU nationals in UK, 18 Oct 2017 21:31:22 GMTLONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May has denied treating European Union citizens in Britain as bargaining chips in Brexit negotiations. wants quick vote on Syria chemical weapons inspectors, 18 Oct 2017 21:26:37 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the U.N. says the United States is circulating a resolution that would extend for another year the work of inspectors trying to determine who is behind chemical weapons attacks in Syria. campaigning in Va, NJ, as he returns to political life, 18 Oct 2017 21:25:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama is stepping back into the political spotlight. Paulo schools to augment meals with processed pellets, 18 Oct 2017 21:52:46 GMTSAO PAULO (AP) — Some public schools in Brazil's biggest city will begin augmenting meals for children with pellets made of reprocessed food items that were close to expiration. worsen housing crunch in famously costly Bay Area, 18 Oct 2017 21:42:10 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Even before fire wiped out the home she rented for 17 years, Suzanne Finzell had thought about leaving this city on the edge of the San Francisco Bay Area because of rising prices. A spike in housing and other living costs had driven her friends to Nevada and Oregon. Mississippi school: Goodbye, Confederacy. Hello, Obama, 18 Oct 2017 20:52:46 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi school is shedding the name of the Confederacy's only president and will instead be named for the first African-American president of the United States. in fatal shootings of 4, including boy, is indicted, 18 Oct 2017 21:18:50 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A man suspected in the deadly shootings of a 7-year-old boy and three other family members and a related non-fatal stabbing was indicted Wednesday on charges including aggravated murder and attempted murder. for 'Tourniquet Killer' in Texas halted for now, 18 Oct 2017 21:22:48 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A judge on Wednesday halted the scheduled execution of a man known as the Houston area's "Tourniquet Killer" hours before it was to be carried out. Latest: Execution for 'Tourniquet Killer' halted for now, 18 Oct 2017 20:58:03 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of a Texas inmate who confessed to four killings (all times local):, Senate intel committees receive briefing from Google, 18 Oct 2017 21:39:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Tech giant Google has briefed the House and Senate intelligence committees ahead of two Nov. 1 hearings that will examine Russian efforts to influence U.S. elections through social media. Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazing, 18 Oct 2017 21:06:33 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural research activities, environmental groups have said in a lawsuit. halts the execution of a Texas inmate known as the 'Tourniquet Killer' hours before it was to be carried out., 18 Oct 2017 20:57:09 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Judge halts the execution of a Texas inmate known as the 'Tourniquet Killer' hours before it was to be carried out.'s testimony at France terror trial angers relatives, 18 Oct 2017 20:57:01 GMTPARIS (AP) — The lawyer representing the older brother of a French extremist who killed seven people in 2012 told a judge and a jury of magistrates that testimony given by the men's mother Wednesday was unreliable. nets 100th goal in Europe, Barca beats Olympiakos 3-1, 18 Oct 2017 21:17:40 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in European competition to lead 10-man Barcelona to a 3-1 victory at home to Olympiakos in the Champions League on Wednesday. man sentenced in theft from casket, 18 Oct 2017 20:53:46 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — A community advocate in Michigan has been ordered not to attend open casket funerals as part of a plea deal reached in a theft case. has no immediate plans to visit Calif. wildfire damage, 18 Oct 2017 21:21:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump, who has made four visits to hurricane zones in recent weeks, isn't rushing to survey the damage from California's wildfires. look at the Dow's 1,000-point milestones, 18 Oct 2017 21:23:37 GMTThe Dow Jones industrial average closed above 23,000 points for the first time Wednesday, two months after it first closed above 22,000. gets life without parole in killing of Florida priest, 18 Oct 2017 21:11:48 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A man accused of killing a Florida priest in Georgia pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges including murder after reaching a deal with prosecutors to spare him the death penalty.